Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall ACUSON S2000 Automated Breast Volume Scanner (ABVS);

Según U.S. Food and Drug Administration, este evento ( retiro de equipo (recall) ) involucró a un dispositivo médico en United States que fue producido por Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc..

¿Qué es esto?

Una corrección al equipo o acción de retiro tomada por el fabricante para abordar un problema con un dispositivo médico. Los retiros (recalls) ocurren cuando un dispositivo médico está defectuoso, cuando puede poner en riesgo la salud, o cuando simultáneamente está defectuoso y puede poner en riesgo la salud.

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  • Tipo de evento
  • ID del evento
  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
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  • Fecha de publicación del evento
  • Estado del evento
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  • Fecha de finalización del evento
  • Fuente del evento
  • URL de la fuente del evento
  • Notas / Alertas
    U.S. data is current through June 2018. All of the data comes from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, except for the category Manufacturer Parent Company.
    The Parent Company was added by ICIJ.
    The parent company information is based on 2017 public records.
  • Notas adicionales en la data
    System, imaging, pulsed echo, ultrasonic - Product Code IYO
  • Causa
    On some acuson s2000 abvs systems, the inside of the transducer pod may contain sharp edges.
  • Acción
    Siemens sent a Customer Safety Advisory notification letter to Siemens Service Personnel on January 18, 2013 and which would be provided to all affected sites during their visit to correct the problem. The notification identified the product, the problem and the action to be taken. The local Customer Service Engineer will perform the test at their site. If the system passes the test, no further action is required. If the ABVS pod fails the inspection, the Service Engineer will correct the sharp edge. For questions regarding this recall call 650-694-5398.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Model number 10042541 - AVBS module.  Note: the S2000 system part number is 10041461, however only those systems that include the ABVS module, part number 10042541 are affected. Manufactured prior to 10/30/2012.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - USA including WV and OH; Internationally to Australia, Austria, Bahrain, Belgium, Brazil, China (P.R.) Estonia, France, Germany, Greece, India, Indonesia, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Macedonia, Malaysia, Mexico, Netherlands, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Rep of Korea, Romania, Sweden, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, Unite Arab Emirates, United Kingdom and Venezuela.
  • Descripción del producto
    ACUSON S2000 Automated Breast Volume Scanner (ABVS); Model number 10042541 || Distributed by Siemens Medical Solutions USA Inc. || business Unit: Ultrasound. || The S2000 Automated Breast Volume Scanner (ABVS) Ultrasound System for imaging of the breast allows volumetric acquisition of the breast image.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc., 685 E Middlefield Rd, Mountain View CA 94043-4045
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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